Apple Podcasts has launched a new feature called "Listen With" that gives users a new way to discover podcasts. The editorial collection is based on recommendations from artists, podcasters and journalists.
Each collection consists of shows where Apple describes why they were selected. According to reports, the collections are curated by Apple’s editorial team. The feature is currently available only in the US and Canada and can be found in the “Browse” section of the Apple Podcasts app.
Apple also revealed insights on how its subscription model for performs. The Cupertino-based company showed that one in five podcasts with subscriptions have converted more than 10% of listeners into paid subscribers.
Apple also shared early access, and exclusive content converts most listeners into subscribers and added that among the top 50 podcasts with subscriptions, the total audience size increased on average four weeks after launching a paid tier.